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Tim Jacobs

Tim Jacobs has served as the district superintendent of EFCA West since December 2019. For 12 years, he was the lead pastor of Compass Church (EFCA) in Goodyear, Arizona, and has been a member of the EFCA Church Multiplication Team since 2016. He has been married to his wife, Judi, for 21 years, and they live in Litchfield Park, Arizona, with their three children. He is a graduate of both Talbot School of Theology (M. Div., 2002) and Dallas Theological Seminary (D. Min., 2011).

The Generosity of Saints

An EFCA bivocational pastor and his family lost their house to a fire. The question was—would anyone help?

In Good Company

Part 1 in a series on leading through COVID-19

A Pastor Plants a Vision, and Then a New Church

How one pastor’s tenacious vision produced a thriving church beyond his own